One person is dead and two others are injured after a head-on car accident in Boulder County on Wednesday (March 18) morning.

The crash occurred around 9:48 a.m. on U.S. 287 near Yellowstone Road, according to the Loveland Reporter-Herald

Colorado State Patrol Master Trooper Gary Cutler said that one person was pronounced dead at the scene.

Two others were taken to Longmont United Hospital, but Cutler is unaware as to how serious their injuries are.

As of 11:58 a.m., the stretch of U.S. 287 between Yellowstone and Vermilion roads is closed.

The cause of the crash is unknown and under investigation.

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